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FOX News
Mar 29, 2011 9:00pm EDT
tour. it seems as if he doesn't think america last -- has the moral authority to be the leader. so the u.n. moves forward and hillary and other members of the administration. france, ever think we would be following the french? france and great britain move forward. then he's forced into doing something he doesn't want to do. >> this is serious business. we are at war. war is about -- >> sean: no, this is a kinetic military action. >> yeah. kinetic scope limited man caused disaster. the point about it is that war is about will. you've got to know what the end game is. you not to know your war aims. multi-lateral war mongering saps at will. this feels like that business in 1991 where we had the world's most perfect multi-lateral coalition at the end saddam hussein was still in power, regarded as the guy who stood up to the great satan and still standing in the end. if gadhafi is still in power in a month this communicates nothing other than american weakness. >> sean: a i agree. how could this be about winning when he said last night, america's role is limited. we are own on the fro
ABC
Mar 29, 2011 11:35pm PDT
're going to begin with the revelation of a record of safety violations at america's nuclear plants. the united states is home to 104 reactors across 31 states. some of them located on fault lines. but nuclear regulatory commission safety records show more than 50 safety violations at u.s. nuclear plants from 2007 through 2011. and now there's a move on capitol hill to block licenses for new plants. here's pierre thomas with our report. >> reporter: this is the dresden nuclear power plant in illinois. located within 50 miles of the 9 million people who live in and around chicago. but less than two years ago, in 2009, the nuclear regulatory commission cited them for allowing unlicensed operators to work with radioactive control rods. the workers allowed three radioactive control rods to be moved out of the reactor core when they should not have been. worse, the workers initially ignored alarms. that wasn't the only problem at dresden. four years ago in 2007, nuclear material literally went missing from the plant. federal regulators fined the company, saying it failed to keep complete
CSPAN
Mar 30, 2011 5:00pm EDT
, national farmers union, crop life for america and responsible industry for a sound environment. mr. speaker, i want to thank my colleague, chairman smid for her leadership and -- scmidt and thank the ranking members on the subcommittees for their support of the bill. i want to thank chairman mica and rahall for their leadership as well as chairman lucas and ranking member petter son of the agriculture committee. i urge all members to support h.r. 872 and i reserve. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman reserves the balance of his time. the gentleman from new york is recognized. mr. bishop: mr. speaker, in light of the fact that mr. baca yielded back the balance of his time to me, can you tell me how much time is left on this side? the speaker pro tempore: 15 minutes remaining. mr. bishop: i yield two minutes to the gentleman from oregon, mr. defazio. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from oregon is recognized. mr. defazio: we are here pretending to do something about a real problem. we are amending the wrong statute at the wrong time under the guise that this is a crisis and bringing
CSPAN
Mar 30, 2011 7:30am EDT
to be significant in america. often, prejudice has been directed at religions of recent immigrants. in the last entry it was catholics from places like ireland, italy, in lithuania. my mother's country of origin, whose loyalties were questioned. i brought to this hearing a family treasure. 100 years ago in 1911, my grandmother landed in baltimore, maryland, from lithuania. she brought with her my mother, two years old, and my aunt and uncle. and they came down off the boat in baltimore, and somehow found a way to my grandfather in east st. louis element. i have no idea how they made that journey not speaking a word of anguish. there is no physical evidence left of that journey, but this little book. part of it is a catholic prayer book written in lithuania, printed in 1863, which at the time of their immigration was contraband. bazaar had ordered all prayerbooks had to be written in russia. my grandmother who i never knew knew that if she brought his prayer book to america she would have the freedom to use it. and i remember that and it's one of the reasons why this is the first hearing, this f
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 6:00am EDT
this operation, i want to be clear. the united states of america has done what we said we would do. >> what are you annoyed at us for? we just wanted to know why we were bombing people. nobody said [ bleep ] to us. we were just sitting there, look, we're doing what we said we would do. >> last night nato decided to take on the additional responsibility of protecting libyan civilians. this transfer from the united states to nato will take place on wednesday. >> so there is an exit strategy. we turned over the mission to nato. man, i feel bad for whoever the sucker is that's the main driving force financially and weaponwise in that organization because those guys are -- wait a minute. we're nato! that's like beyonce saying she's seeding control to sash that fierce. >> welcome to "morning joe." a live look at new york city on this wednesday, march 30th. with us on set, we have msnbc contributor mike barnicle. hi, mike. >> mika! >> how are you? >> i'm well now. >> that's good. i have a question for you. yes or no. did you eat a lost cheetos, lucky charms and minute maid lemonade and maybe -- wh
WETA
Mar 30, 2011 6:00pm EDT
>> this is "bbc world news america." funding for this presentation is made possible by the freeman foundation of new york, stowe, vermont, and honolulu. newman's own foundation. the john d. and catherine t. macarthur foundation. and union bank. >> union bank has put its financial strength to work for a wide range of companies, from small businesses to major corporations. what can we do for you? >> and now, "bbc world news america." >> this is "bbc world news america." on the run -- muammar gaddafi's minister has defective while rebels are running away from a government offensive on the ground. >> we have to join the rebel forces falling back. they manage to go a short distance up the road before we came under fire. >> hanging on -- the president of assyria offers a defiant response against his rule and his of -- his security forces set out to enforce it. and a billion fans as india and pakistan face-off in cricket's the stakes go well beyond the playing field. >> welcome to our viewers on pbs in america and around the globe. just a few weeks ago, the rebels in libya appeared to hav
FOX News
Mar 30, 2011 3:00am EDT
america could be facing big trouble in little chinese. and donald trump proves he is more than a guy whose businesses go bankrupt as he digs himself deeper into a bigger hole. what is going on under his hair, straight ahead. greg? >> thank you, andy. >> happy lemon chiffon cake day. >> the secret is beating the egg white separate from the yolk and using vegetable oil instead of shortening. >> many question the difference between lemon cake and lemon chiffon cake is the oil. it produces a lighter, moister texture. >> chiffon cake was invented by an insurance agent. i don't know about you, but it is good to see he put a premium on cakes. >> i believe you are speaking of the apartmently named harry baker, greg. >> your face is a pie of pain. >> i apologize for nothing. >> go away. let's welcome our guests. >>> i'm here with mary smith. that's a great name. i tried to google it and came up with a million old ladies. i am not joking. who said, you said .com co-founder. she is so sharp she is banned from the macy's thanksgiving day parade. and joe devito. if hilarity was a spare tire i would kee
CSPAN
Mar 29, 2011 11:00pm EDT
commissioners are doing, all over my state, all over america. we have got to recognize that washington is spending too much, not taxing too little. how can we ask americans to pay more in taxes when washington is not even willing to cut cut $61 billion from our bloated bureaucracy? if i have a proposition from our colleagues who wish to raise taxes before we consider asking the american people to pay another cent in taxes, why don't we first drain every cent of waste from the federal bureaucracy? we will never truly dig ourselves out of this crisis and put this nation on a real path to prosperity unless we bring our spending under control. america's strength is not measured by the size of our government, but the scope of our freedoms and the vigor and vitality of the american people and their willingness to invest and work hard for the future. that's what makes us strong. endless spending, taxing and borrowing is a certain path to decline, and we're on that path today and we must get off it. so we know the threat, we know what we need to do. the economy is trying to rebound. so let's t
PBS
Mar 29, 2011 6:00pm PDT
" broadcast to our viewers in pbs in america and also around the world. coming up for you, with just a month to go for the royal wedding here, we have a list of the do's and don't's ahead of the big day. >> welcome. as fierce fighting continues in libya, president obama has said he has not ruled out supplying u.s. weapons to opposition figures in the country. he also says he believes colonel gaddafi was losing control of his country would ultimately step down. speaking in a series of interviews on american news networks, president obama called on the leadership around colonel gaddafi to make it clear that he had to go. >> the circle around gaddafi understands that the noose is tightening, that their days are probably numbered. and they're going to have to think through what their next steps are. but as i have been very clear about throughout, there's certain things they can do that will send the signal that he's ready to go. until that time, we're going to keep on applying pressure and hopefully he's going to be getting the message soon. >> if gaddafi ends up in a villa someplace in zimbabwe
PBS
Mar 30, 2011 5:30pm EDT
." >>> this is "bbc world news america." outgunned and ill-equipped, libyan rebels are on the run. >> we have to join the rebel forces pulling back. they managed to go a short distance up the road before we came under fire. >> hanging on, syria's president and his security forces set out to enforce it. and a million fans are mesmerized as india and pakistan face-off in the world cup. >>> well, on pbs in america and around the globe. it's just a few days ago, it seemed that the rebels had the upper hand in libya. now they are on the run. such is the fickle nature of the war. they say without continued help from western powers, the opposition cannot overthrow the government. following coalition air strikes, the rebels had been moving from their town of benghazi, but now have lost a town. >> revolution 101. beginners lessons in using a rocket-propelled grenade. but there is more guesswork and expertise. it the rebels want more weapons, and the international community is suggesting they may not get them, but what is missing here is training and leadership -- the international committee is suggesting they
CSPAN
Mar 30, 2011 10:00am EDT
served on the board of directors of the armenian assembly of america, the board of governors of the michigan design center, the detroit chapter of the armenian benevolent union and the seeds of peace. he was an associate in the founders society of the detroit institute of arts and was involved with the armenian library. edgar also founded the detroit chapter of the armenian american business council. edgar was named man of the year by the canadian armenian business council in 1995. in 2002, he was inducted into the international institute heritage hall of fame, and edgar was awarded the 2005 ellis island medal of honor. this prestigious award was to honor ancestral group who through struggle, sacrifice and success helped build this great nation. edgar deeply loved his community and his community loved him. always mindful of his humble roots, edgar always endeavored to better our world. he was a mentor to many and an avid patron of the arts, a philanthropist. he led companies to donate in excess of $70 million in goods and services to local charities. sadly on march 27, 2011,
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 2:00am EDT
to atrocities in other countries. the united states of america is different. and as president, i refuse to wait for the images of slaughter and mass graves before taking action. >> susan page, on this question there seemed to be a little bit of conflict in the speech. on one hand the president said libya was a special case. on the other hand he made this a little broader statement which gave you a hint at what the obama doctrine was in a case like this. >> well, the obama doctrine seems to be if there's a big humanitarian crisis looming, and we can act to help, we will, except if we don't have international support. or except if -- i mean it's not exactly a clear, bright, primary color kind of doctrine, it's something that mitt romney criticized as knew wanted. nuanced. supporters would say nuance is a good thing in a complicated world. but i think you could read that entire speech and not be clear on exactly the circumstances which would command u.s. military response and those that would not. i think that's a fair criticism of the speech. >> yeah, chuck. i think, you know what, it wasn't so m
SFGTV2
Mar 30, 2011 2:30pm PDT
between china and the united states of america has achieved new progress. people to people contacts and exchanges between our two countries grow rapidly. last year, 3 million visited each other. 1 million from china, 2 million from the united states of america. we see our mutual friendship enhanced, our cooperation consolidated and expanded. especially, our bilateral trade reached a new record of $385.3 billion. 29.3% more than the previous year. that is 150 times more than 32 years ago, when china and america established diplomatic relations. and the state of california maintains its leading position in exports to china. in the fourth quarter of last year, california exported x 0.8 billion u.s. dollars to china, which is 28% more than the same period of last year. 35% is from the bay area. the year 2010 is also a very remarkable in the relationship between china and san francisco. last year, shanghai and san francisco celebrated the city's anniversary of the sister city relationship. three mayors of this city led a large delegation to shanghai and inaugurated the grand opening of t
CSPAN
Mar 29, 2011 8:00pm EDT
of america is business. two saturdays ago, i was at south by southwest, a very exciting activity that takes place in austin, texas, it not only promotes the live music industry, which is huge in austin, live music capital of the world, but in addition, it promotes entrepreneurship among people with new, great ideas. and those new, great idea people, all -- i talk to them, they are so excited. such great young people. many of them in the high tech industry but in all the industries. those young people sat there and told me the one thing you can do that would hurt us the most is tax stock options and put up regulations that would prevent me doing what i need to do in my project. so if the government will stay out of my way and if you won't impose taxes on the very source of investment money that i'm seeking as a new entrepreneur, if you don't do those two things and you stay out of the way, i've got an idea that can change this country. and many of them have just those ideas. some of the things we have now like facebook, those things like they made a movie about and all that stuff, all that w
PBS
Mar 29, 2011 5:30pm PDT
>> this is bbc world news america reporting from washington. gaddafi must go, that is the unanimous conclusion of leaders gathered in london even as fierce fighting continues in the viet itself. >> -- in this libya itself. >> there is sustained artillery fire and the rebels are sustaining a position just ahead. >> he fired his entire cabinet and prepares to address his citizens. >and have you heard that there s a world wedding in the works -- royal wedding in the works? just a month ago until the big day. -- a month to go until the big day. welcome to our viewers on pbs in america and around the globe. we are here to help the libyan people in their hour of need, that is help british prime minister david cameron describe the mission against gaddafi's forces today in london. and while the wheel of diplomacy continues to spin, on the ground where it counts, rebel forces are still facing stiff resistance from the libyan leader. tonight, coverage on both fronts and it starts with the battle -- the bbc middle east. it starts with jeremy bowen in london. >> the u.s. jets returning to their
NBC
Mar 30, 2011 4:30am EDT
saying that the use of force should be ruled out. >> reporter: the lesson so far is that america and our allies have used violence to save many libyan lives, but have failed to remove moammar gadhafi from power. i'm steve handelsman, nbc news, washington. >>> almost a year after the start of the gulf coast oil disaster, the justice department is considering man slaughter charges in the deaths of 11 workers killed when the deepwater horizon rig exploded. any such charges would be against transocean or bp. a bp employee has lost a laptop the containing the personal data of 13,000 people who filed claims because of the disaster. bp has mailed letters notifying them of the potential breach. >>> the u.s. government says it is sending robotic devices to japan to help the nation with its nuclear spill. they could work in areas where radiation levels could harm or kill humans. meanwhile, the japanese government is now admitting what many assumed, that its safeguards against a earthquake and tsunami were inefficient. >>> now here's a look at other stories making news early today in america. in ne
SFGTV
Mar 30, 2011 12:00pm PDT
design of the new terminal, the board of supervisors approved the city's bid to host the 34th america's cup in san francisco. this presented a win-win situation for the project. under the host and the new agreement, america's cup event authority will be responsible for the demolition of pier 27, 29, and relocation of the shore power system. the city would then construct the court and shell of the cruise terminal. subject to completion of environmental review under ceqa, certification of the final environmental impact report, and approval of the america's cup 34 project by the end of 2011, the first phase of the site work would commence in early 2012 and consist of demolition of pier 27, the north part of pier 29, and finally, construction of the core and shell of the terminal building. the ac 34 event would be the first of several special events to help fund the project. after a conclusion, the port would begin the second phase to build up the remaining building, which includes the border patrol, the security room, the security systems, like you have in the airport, the screening and
MSNBC
Mar 29, 2011 8:00pm EDT
goal is to cut spending because it can lead to a better environment for job creators in america. that's our goal. we're going to continue to pursue our goal. >> but the option of a temporary bill was immediately taken off the table by house majority leader, eric cantor, who is so close to boehner's throne, he may try for the speaker's job if he disappoints the tea party in any way. chuck schumer describes the conundrum this way. >> the speaker has said all along he wants to avoid shut down at all costs. madam president, i believe him. he's a good man. the problem is a large percentage of those in his party don't feel the same way. they think compromise is a dirty word. they think taking any steps to avert a shut down would mean being the first to blink. so speaker boehner is caught between a shut down and a hard place. he's caught a tiger by the tail in the form of the tea party. >> on thursday, tea party supporters will descend on the capitol to protest the lack of leadership, unquote, lack of courage that led members of congress to abandon service to the people by passing continuing
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 4:00pm EDT
today. >> get ready for steel on wheels in america's heartland as we trackle the energy crisis. >> live from oklahoma city, the show starts right now. >>> and a lovely albeit cloudy afternoon here in oklahoma city, oklahoma. 35 right noon to you from the here in oklahoma city. it is nice to see you. thank you for giving us a piece of your afternoon to have this conversation. we are here, among the truckers who like the rest of us are feeling the effects of the energy crisis in this country. even the president today adm admitting it's a crisis we can noonr igre >>e cnoeeoi fom oc wn s prices go up, to trance when they go back down. we can't when gas prices are high and hit the snooze button when they fall again form the united states of america cannot afford to bet our long-term prosperity, our long-term security on a resource that will eventually run out. >> whether it's the massive unrest in the middle east, or for that matter, the nuclear mess that continues to unfold before all of our eyes in japan, all over the world events are being spun as the reasons why we're all paying more for
CSPAN
Mar 30, 2011 9:00am EDT
society of north america, the islamic circle of north america. they have stood with us as trusted allies in speaking out against violence and in defense of religious freedom. solidarity among people of every religion in the face of its attacks of people of any one religion is respect for religious freedom and action. in concluding, as a religious community our catholic faith commits us to defend and promote the rights of religious freedom for all as a moral priority and a human responsibility. this common commitment to religious freedom is at the heart of american life. it is also an example of a world where too many doubt people of religious -- of different religions can live together in peace and mutual respect. as other countries wrestle with how to treat religious minorities, let them look to our nation where we work to ensure that our muslim sisters and brothers are treated with dignity and their religious identity and beliefs must be treated with respect. let them see with people with hard won religious freedom living out our commitment living life in the full for the identity, int
CNN
Mar 30, 2011 11:00am EDT
is six miles from the plant. it has been in the news since the earthquake and tsunami. america's top nuclear regulator is just back from japan answering questions on capitol hill right now. he promised to take action if the japanese pointed to short comings at the united states plants. this is leading to a question of nuclear storage sites for spent fuel to get them away from reactors. >>> the syrian president did not deliver on government reforms in a speech to parliament today. there was wide speculation that he would rollback the 1963 emergency law which gave also broad arrest powers. protesters have demanded reforms. >> translator: we are now with our conspiracy. worldwide conspiracy. this depends on what is happening in the arab world. >> so take a look at this video here. it really illustrates the frustration many are feeling. you see security officers swarming around a woman after she lungs at president assad's car. he was leaving parliament. it really is unclear what the motivation was for all of this. >>> libyan rebels are pulling back today giving ground now to moammar gadh
CNN
Mar 29, 2011 8:00pm EDT
history. we'll talk about whether this makes any sense. >> biggest company in america, biggest employer in america, now maybe the biggest lawsuit in america. interesting stuff. >>> now to our top story tonight -- with everything happening in libya, it's been days since we've talked about japan. but i have to tell you tonight, the situation there is perhaps more critical than it has been at any point since that terrible earthquake and tsunami almost three weeks ago. most experts now believe three of the six reactors have had partial meltdowns, again, three meltdowns. there are just 500 workers there waging a heroic battle to limit the scope this ongoing catastrophe. workers are cut off from the world, working 12-hour shifts in hazardous, potentially lethal conditions. they often sleep on leaded mats to protect them from radiation. there's little food available, some workers are said to be living on crackers. listen to this e-mail sent by one of the workers -- "crying is useless. if we're in hell now, all we can do is crawl up toward heaven." many of these workers come from the region har
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 4:00am EDT
in america now. the choice, the conservative movement, and the republican party have to make between being authoritarian conservatives or libertarian conservatives. do american conservatives favor big, intrusive government, or do they favor small, leave me alone government. if you ask them, if you ask just about anybody that identifies as a conservative, nobody ever says they are on this side, right? nobody calls themselves an authoritarian anything, let alone authoritarian anything. i am for big, intrusive government, vote for me. they always say they are on this side, right? they are all on the libertarian side, according to them. no matter what kind of policies they all like, they all say they are for smaller government, limited government, personal freedom. that is the conservative brand, right? >> the commitment to limited government and individual liberty and freedom in this country. >> strong on conservative limited government, do i believe in smaller limited government giving power back to the people, yes. >> importance of limited government and with the blessing of self government
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 6:00pm EDT
. unfortunately, that is the republican vision for america. if the gop insists hard enough, their proposals should just become the law. joining me now to talk about all this is congressman jim mcderment of washington. congressman, i'm going to keep it real from you right from the get-go. whose fault is it that we are seeing a tiny little compromise on how much we cut spending from republicans as a victory, instead of the big loss which i think it is? >> i think the president and the democrats never should have agreed to extending the bush tax cuts for my extended period of time at all. we made the deficit worse at that point. what we're doing now with the tea party, these are a group of people elected not to govern, not to understand government. not to figure out how it works. but simply to come in here and tear it apart. what you're going to see when we have a government shutdown here in a week or so that, like children, they're going to find out what they've been told that government has a role and a responsibility, they're going to find out that the american people are really going to be angry
CNN
Mar 30, 2011 2:00am EDT
, astrazeneca may be able to help. >>> good evening, everyone. on libya, and a possible escalation in america's military involvement. after a day of seeing libyan opposition fighters retreating, beaten back from places they only retook days ago, tonight the obama administration says it's open to the possibility of sending them weapons. these are pictures of fighters pulling back from bin jawad after coming under heavy fire from gadhafi's forces. without either more they nato attacks on gadhafi's forces, it is hard to see how the opposition can defeat gadhafi's army. earlier today in london, secretary of state clinton said that arming the opposition is legal under the u.n. resolution authorizing force in libya. and here's what president obama told nbc's brian williams this evening. >> i'm not ruling it out, but i'm also not ruling it in. we're still making an assessment partly about what gadhafi's forces are going to be doing. >> there's the question, though, of exactly who we would be arming if the president chose to do that. the president acknowledging there might be opposition elements that
MSNBC
Mar 30, 2011 1:00pm EDT
america's involvement even as president obama told brian williams that the u.s. has already accomplished its goals. >> now what we have done is accomplish what we set out to do at the outset, which is to make sure benghazi was not overrun and that thousands potentially of people were not killed. what we have also done is put gadhafi back on his heels. >> brian williams, of course, is the anchor and managing editor of "nbc nightly news" and joins me now. >> sometimes it is nightly noise. >> and most recently there is a lot of nightly concern about what is happening in libya what is happening with the rebels. you asked the key question. and asked whether or not we should be arming the rebels. let's look at part of that exchange. >> with all due respect, mr. president, watching the reportings of our two correspondents in libya, what it appears the rebels need is military equipment. some of their equipment dates back to world war ii. are you ruling out u.s. military hardware assistance? >> i'm not ruling it out. but i'm also not ruling it in. we're making an assessment, partly about what gad
FOX News
Mar 30, 2011 5:00pm EDT
to miss. c'mon. ♪ ♪ >> glenn: hello, america. tonight we're going to talk about israel. israel is about the size of new jersey. it is a little bit, bitty country right here in the middle of all the fighting. okay. it's surrounded by happy nations like egypt and libya. saudi arabia. yemen. bahrain. and iran and jordan, lebanon, syria, turkey. it's great! and as the nations one-by-one go through unrest and regime changes, all of the change is a little more hostile toward israel. one glance at the news, and it's easy to see the momentum is not going in the right direction if you care at all about israel. i want to show you what has happened generally in the last 24 hours or so just since we met last night. you tell me, are things getting better or worse? yesterday, u.n. general secretary ban ki-moon said israel needs to end its occupation of the palestinian territory. and called the so-called occupation morally and politically unsustainable. then turkey, remember, a member of nato. hey, we're about to turn this whole thing over to nato. that is so good that turkey is in there. nothing spoo
ABC
Mar 30, 2011 4:00am EDT
>>> making news in america this morning. >> gadhafi fights back. happening right now. his forces launch major attacks on rebel fighters. >>> unplanned trip. another air controller suspended for sending a packed 737 too close to another plane. >>> and the first to go, from kirstie alley to sugar ray, surviving the first round of tv's hottest show. >>> good morning, everybody. thanks for being with us today. there has been a major setback for anti-government forces in libya. rebels are now running from the towns of brega and ras la nuf, after being hammered by gadhafi's forces. >> and there's debate in washington, whether the u.s. should help the rebels by providing them with weapons. emily schmidt has the latest. good morning, emily. >> reporter: good morning to you. president obama says he is looking at all options to support the rebels. but when members of the international diplomatic community met in london and had a chance to talk about it, one member said the talk of arming rebels didn't come up. with nato set to take command of military operation, president obama says moamma
CNN
Mar 30, 2011 5:00pm EDT
forward that can give americans a diversity of choices in transportation and energy. we need america to be -- we're in a competition with the rest of the world on developing clean energy technologies. the country an the companies that develop these technologies in the future will own the market. and i want to united states to own the market. those are the things that keep me up, awake at night. these other issues, we are worried about, we're concerned. we're acting responsibly, and we will continue to. >> good luck. we're all counting on you. >> okay. thank you. >>> new video coming into "the situation room" about the battle in misrata in libya. we're taking you live for a closer look at what this video tells us about the rebels. standby. and several senators behind closed doors getting the latest classified information on libya. we're going to be talking to one of them just out of that briefing. stamps.com is the best. i don't have to leave my desk and get up and go to the post office anymore. >>> let's go back live to the breaking news in libya in moments. escalating fears of civil
FOX News
Mar 30, 2011 9:00am EDT
, welcome here, i'm bill hemmer live in "america's newsroom". how you doing martha? martha: doing well, bill, good to see you, folks. there's a lot going on. i'm martha maccallum. as you can see, there's heavy fire in the town of ras lanuf, a town the rebels thought they had taken back, now they fight a wave of nato air strikes, forces loyal to qaddafi once again back on the advance and putting the rebels in a very tough situation, pinned down by huge rockets, qaddafi's mob said to be closing in once again. bill: rec leventhal, leading our coverage, he has moved to the east of ras lanuf and what that is happened in this battle, rick? >> reporter: good morning, bill and martha. we just lost power in adjabiya, this town fell to qaddafi troops, regained by the rebels and could be taken over once again by qaddafi's troops. they have been striking rebel positions west of us in the town of ras lan up and a town between brega and ras lanuf. in fact we spoke with a crew from our sister network, sky news, from england, they were in that region between brega and ras lanuf and were fired on by tanks, t
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Mar 29, 2011 11:00pm PDT
's canyon, home to some of the steepest terrain in north america. >> it could be great skiing when the danger is taken out of it. >> as enticing as it is to expert skiers, with the thrill comes risk. >> the angle is a big part of what is required for an avalanche. >> they are part of heavenly's avalanche control team. after the recent storms it is their job to bring down the snow on their terms. and there is still some work to be done. with a synthetic explosive that packs the punch of two sticks of dynamite. >> and we hang them from the rope over the top of cornis to take the legs out, so to speak. >> and on this day, he is the one who lights the fuse and moves away. when the canyon is too dangerous to ski, the team will use a giant gun called an avalauncher. >> we put rockets in it and shoot it out. we can fire this off and reduce some of the risk before we send out the teams with the hand place charges. >> whatever the methods, the motive is to make sure heavenly stays safe. now that the ski patrol has made the canyon safe for skiers, it is time to make some turns. >> in heavenl
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Mar 30, 2011 3:30am PDT
ocean and north america. his specific work concerns impacts of climate changes on water resources and other sectors in west europe north america and he also worked on large scale exchange of heat and water between the ocean and the atmosphere. dan is also a director of the california climate change center a center that works to improve and forecast for decision makers in the california region and i'm sure it's information we can take throughout the united states. dan recieved a bachelor of science in meterologist and oceanographer and received in 1971 from university that makes us about the same age dan, but i'm just a broken down lawyer and economists. he received a, ph.d., in ee in san diego. his speech today will focus on climate change and it's challenge to our water supply. please welcome doctor dan cohan. >> thank you susan, well, it's a privilege to be here. i'm really impressed with the gathering that you've all assembled here in and the quality of the discussion. so i know that i don't want to wear out my welcome so i'll try to get through this sort of on time. you know a
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who arrived, they shut down bank of america yesterday in washington, d.c., because the bank of america does not pay taxes. you will pay more taxes than bank of america. look that up, u.s.uncut.org. >> i am sorry, i missed my cue. i have three boys. does that help you decide where i was? thank you for inviting me today. it is an honor to be on this stage and that celebrate the 100th anniversary of the right to vote. as i began to write my speech for this event, i really started to struggle with the subject. the first draft, the participants, and the details leading up to gaining the right to vote. the question that kept popping up in my head was this, 100 years later, is there enough to celebrate? have we made significant strides in our fight for equality? i kept ignoring the question pushing around my head. the thought kept buzzing in my head like a baby at a picnic. when i finally paid attention on whether we have made significant strides, the answer was an unequivocal no. it was only when i answered the question it and sat down, it was only when i answered that question that the word
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Mar 29, 2011 11:00pm EDT
first appearance on abc since he trashed a dressing room at "good morning america." he performed his hit song before a live audience on "dancing with the stars," and there was some concerns going in after he threw a chair through the window at "good morning america." he was asked about the 2009 beating incident with his then girlfriend rhianna. >>> we will not be dancing with any snowflakes tomorrow morning. >> ok. >> this is sort of the winter like dracula. it will not go away. it keeps coming back. the cherry blossoms are out. the good news is that while it is chile and cold, the temperatures will not drop to areas and levels that will freeze those blossoms. i do not think we will see any snowflakes around those blossoms here in washington. outside, 46 degrees is the current temperature. the latest 1 inch of snow we have had has been april 12th. about two weeks from where we are now. we had two it is back in 1918. what are the odds. -- we had two inches back in 1918. thursday will be cloudy and still on the downside. temperatures will not drop to damage the blossoms at all nor will we
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Mar 30, 2011 2:00am EDT
♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ >> glenn: hello, america. a lot to do today. i have never ever called for an opposing voice to be silenced. not even osama bin laden. i believe it is better to have debate in the light of day. at least people can make an informed decision and by challenging people, it makes people stronger. we can disagree. but it doesn't seem so anymore in america. have the debate. others cower. right now, soros and his billions of dollars are mounting what they describe as a gor guerilla war and sabotage on all of fox news. this is a quote. and, of course, this program. quoting them again, i guess we're dangerous. let me ask you, who is more dangerous to a free republic? the one that supports open debate or the one that disguises himself, called it an open society while trying to silence all debate. of course, george soros doesn't want my voice on the air. of course, he wants you to sit down as well. of course he turns down our invite to be on the show, claiming that he would be made to look like a foolish old man by me, which couldn't be further from the truth. the only thing that would make soros look
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Mar 30, 2011 6:00pm EDT
york, good night, america. >>> the u.s. considers arming libyan rebels to beat back pro-gaddafi forces. but is al-qaeda a concern? president obama tries a pivot from the rest of the middle east for greater energy independence. military hopes to change culture to prevent suicides. live from our studio in washington, this is "special report." i'm chris wallace in for bret baier. muammar gaddafi's forces are making gain against rebel fighters. having recaptured ras lanouf and making advance to the capital of tripoli. native airstrikes kept the army mostly at bay, the coalition is looking into new tactics including possibly arming the rebels. correspondent james rosen has the latest from the state department. james? >> reporter: chris, good evening. fox news confirmed that president obama has been considering a secret order known as finding to authorize broad away of covert operations in the libya. tonight reuters is reporting that the order has been signed sometime in the last two or three weeks. under heavy mortar and artillery fire, they moved east, another sign that ground forces loyal
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Mar 30, 2011 11:00am EDT
dollars in military operations in libya when we're not certain this is in america's best interests? >> when you watch this, it's not apples to apples or oranges to oranges in comparison to why we're at war with iraq or afghanistan? this is entirely different. michele bachmann was on "today" show this morning. take a listen to what she had to say, we'll talk on the other side. would you make a decision to arm the rebels? >> i would not, because again, we do not know enough about who they are, and we have also not identified an american vital national interest. that must be done before the united states can intervene in another nation's affair. >> so this is an effective argument, bernard. and is it a smart argument for someone who seems to be looking seriously at 2012 to make? >> no endorsement to michele bachmann, but why we're getting involved and how much time we're spending there. i think what the president needs to do is clearly speak to independents and let the independents know despite the myriad of international challenges facing this administration, he is focusing like a la
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Mar 30, 2011 2:00pm EDT
for major reform to america's gun laws. plus, president obama's approval numbers sink to an owl-time local in a new poll. plus, what americans think about weather to re-elect the president in 2012. we'll go deep into those numbers. >>> just a week after chris bro brown's meltdown on a tv morning show, he appears on "dancing with the stars." what are fans saying to you? we have it in scoop. for better nutrition. that's what they do with great grains cereal. they steam and bake the actual whole grain while the other guy's flake is more processed. mmm. great grains. the whole whole grain cereal. i know what works differently than many other allergy medications. omnaris. omnaris, to the nose! did you know nasal symptoms like congestion can be caused by allergic inflammation? omnaris relieves your symptoms by fighting inflammation. [ man ] omnaris. ask your doctor. battling nasal allergy symptoms? omnaris combats the cause. get omnaris for only $11 at omnaris.com. bby giving me huge discounts on? rooms hotels can't always fill. with unpublished rates. which means i get an even more rockin' hote
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Mar 30, 2011 12:00am EDT
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morning america". we're always online at abcnews.com. until tomorrow, then, good night, america. >> dicky: up next on an all-new "jimmy kimmel live." >> jimmy: everybody take off your shirts. let's get this party started. >> dicky: johnny knoxville. >> jimmy: do you feel like anything has changed in your life? >> no! >> dicky: music from britney spears. and from "dancing with the stars," psych coe mike catherwood. >> jimmy: for now on, i would my diet? well yesterday i had an apple turnover. i know it's sort of my weakness. i always keep it in the house. well, that and boston crème pie, white chocolate strawberries, and mmm key lime pie. yeah, i've already lost some weight. [ female announcer ] yoplait light -- over 30 delicious flavors utat about 100 calories. babe, what are you doing?! ♪ [ female announcer ] the yoplait you love, now in a 4-pack. try it today. >> jimmy: hi, i'm jimmy kimmel with a word about wwe all-stars, the new game that puts two generations of wwe superstars and wwe legends in one ring together for the first time. hulk hogan versus john cena. andre the
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Mar 29, 2011 5:00pm PDT
. come celebrate bonalia! only at denny's. america's diner is always open. >> closed captioning brought to you by mancini sleepworld. >>> san pran bomb squad detonated a suspicious package today. main stopped in front of a store and told an employee there was a bomb in the backpack. he placed it on the sidewalk and walked away. the bomb squad detonated the package, determining there was no bomb inside. police arrested a 45-year-old garfield smith on three felony counts. >> overseas a major offensive helped troops gain ground today against rebel forces. tanks and rockets pounded rebels into a full retreat after a back and forth battle lasting hours. in london, secretary of state clinton and international leaders met to device a plan for post-gaddafi government, but they did not discuss arming rebel force autos we must continue to persue the broader goal of a libya that belongs to the libyan people. >> today on good morning america, the u.s. ambassador to the united nations refuted reports gaddafi is about to step down but did not rule out he can go into exile. gaddafi vowed to stay in po
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Mar 30, 2011 11:30am PDT
the private seg for added 200,000 jobs in march. chief executive says the majority of america's largest companies plans to increase hiring in the sex six months. silicon valley companies are in a hiring frenzy. companies like google, facebook and twitter are hiring on a rapid pace. they say this kind of hiring hasn't happened since early 2000. state of california added nearly 100,000 jobs mainly due to the tech industry. that reduced the unemployment rate to 12.2% in february. >> kristen: a neighborhood in hercules is putting a barricade up hoping to protect homes from a hillside collapse. they declared a state of emergency as couple homes are the only thing holding up a crumbling hill. >> reporter: they are counsel instructing it but check how far it stretches down carson street. they hope that will catch any mud that comes crashing down. it's gorgeous today but authorities are still very worried. >>> water is rushing out of the soggy hillside. even though it hasn't rained in two days. looking at all this water you would think today's dry weather would be a welcome relief. think again.
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Mar 30, 2011 4:30am EDT
's making news in america this morning. >> get more later on "good mo >>> live and in hd, this is "good morning washington," on your side. >> straight ahead a cold, wet wednesday forecast. a mix of rain and snow before the day is over. good morning, washington. thanks for joining us. i am alison starling. >> i am scott thuman. we begin with traffic and weather every ten minutes. lisa baden in a moment. first, meteorologist adam caskey. the forecast is a mixed bag. >> today will be one of the bay wettest. 45 in the district. temperatures should drop the rest of the day. 32 in cumberland, 34 in hagerstown. north and west of the metro is where we will see the most snow flakes this morning. that is where we could have minor accumulations, especially in the highest elevations. the precipitation is pushing toward the mid atlantic. scattered areas of light rain mixed with snow flakes at times, afternoon temperatures near 40. tomorrow mostly cloudy. a few isolated sprinkle. it will still be cold tomorrow with high temperatures in the mid to upper 40's with a few isolated showers all the way thr
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